Topic: Maya Angelou
From gritty memoir to evocative fiction, these stories offer powerful lessons about race in America.
02/07/2011 02:53 pm
Oprah Winfrey, whose successful syndicated show is in its last season, is launching her new cable TV network OWN to start the new year. The move is a risky one, media analysts say.
12/31/2010 06:56 pm
George H.W. Bush, along with Maya Angelou, Stan Musial and a dozen others, will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom early next year. George H.W. Bush was the 41st President of the United States.
11/18/2010 04:47 pm
Bringing your grievances to Washington in the form of a mass protest is an American tradition that dates back to the late 19th century. Here are five memorable Washington protests.
11/01/2010 03:29 pm
Hillary Rodham Clinton edged out Sarah Palin as most admired woman in this year's Gallup poll. But Palin won handily among Republicans, and she tied Clinton among Independents.
12/30/2009 02:59 pm
Inauguration Day poet delivers verse in a tradition of hope.
02/02/2009 12:00 am
12/20/2008 12:00 am
Both the Republican and Democratic parties force me to betray my core values.
10/15/2008 01:00 am
09/27/2008 01:00 am
The Rev. Will Bowen, a minister in Kansas City, encourages people to wear a bracelet that he hopes will remind them not to grouse or gossip for 21 days.
02/19/2008 12:00 am